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College Catalog & Student Handbook 2018-19 
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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Business Specialist - Accounting, A.A.S.

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Offered at Main Campus

The Business Specialist - Accounting program is an 18-month (six-term) program designed to prepare students for employment in the accounting field. Students will be prepared to provide accounting support by completing courses in accounting, taxes, payroll, business and data base. The curriculum incorporates up-to-date software applications, including accounting software, spreadsheets and payroll. The courses are designed to demonstrate competency in identifying, analyzing, recording and interpreting business transactions and financial statements.

To enroll, complete an application and attend any required academic orientation and information session. Students may enroll in this program at the beginning of any term.

Students meeting all program and graduation requirements receive an Associate of Applied Science degree.

Program Total: 68 Credits

Total: 13 Credits

Total: 13 Credits

Term III

Total: 12 Credits

Term IV

Total: 9 Credits

Total: 11 Credits

Term VI

Total: 10 Credits

Dual Major Option

Students who wish to complete an Associate of Arts degree along with this program can do so by taking these additional courses, pending that their built-in-Science Elective has a lab component. For the Cultural elective, the student should choose a three credit Literature. The Math elective should be MAT110 or higher.

  • Distributed Core Electives - Credits: 7.00
  • Composition II - Credits: 3.00
  • Humanities and/or Fine Arts Electives - Credits: 5.00
  • Math or Science Electives - Credits: 2.00
  • Social Science Electives - Credits: 3.00
  • How to be Successful in College - Credit: 3.00
  • U.S. History or Western Civilization - Credits: 3.00

For A.A. degree required course options see General Education Course Requirements (A.A., A.S.)  


*Refer to General Education Course Requirements (A.A.S.)  for approved courses.

**Optional Courses

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